The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust

HealthBEAT Radio Shows Available at WDIY

The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust and The Rider Pool Foundation are pleased to share a round-up of HealthBeat radio shows – available through WDIY.org. See below for show topics and a link to each show on WDIY. More to come this year. 

HealthBeat airs the last Monday of the Month at 6:30 pm on 88.1FM or live through WDIY.org. 

October 2020: WDIY’s Greg Capogna along with Edward Meehan and Ronald Dendas of The Rider-Pool Foundation introduce listeners to Rider-Pool’s health-focused mission and HealthBEAT’s new monthly healthcare discussions. Listen to the show here.

November 2020: WDIY’s Greg Capogna and co-host Edward Meehan welcome back Ronald Dendas of The Rider-Pool Foundation for a roundtable discussion on healthcare in the Lehigh Valley with tonight’s episode focusing on social determinants of health and social infrastructure. Listen to the show here.

December 2020: WDIY’s Greg Capogna and co-host Edward Meehan of the Rider-Pool Foundation welcome Donald Bernhard, recently appointed as a Trustee to The Trexler Trust, to talk about The Century Promise – a cradle-to-college career opportunity for Allentown School District students. Listen to the show here.

January 2021: WDIY’s Greg Capogna along with co-hosts Edward Meehan and Ronald Dendas The Rider-Pool Foundation talk about the Collective Impact Fellowship, the importance of Social Determinants of Health, and how it factors into the well-being of all residents in the Lehigh Valley. Listen to the show here.

February 2021: WDIY’s Greg Capogna and Edward Meehan of The Rider-Pool Foundation welcome Dr. Brian Nester, President and CEO of Lehigh Valley Health Network, to talk about the social determinants of health and how they impact an entire health system from not only a patient services perspective, but a financial one as well. Listen to the show here.